Lecturer II – Clinical Faculty

The Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences at the University of New Mexico
Published
January 9, 2018
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Description

The Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences at the University of New Mexico (UNM) is conducting a search for a Lecturer II position to serve as a Clinical Instructor. This is a 12-month position (academic year contract plus summer contract). Although the Lecturer II position will begin August 2018, the department is offering a Summer Research Lecturer II component effective June 4, 2018 through July 28, 2018. Note: A background check is required upon hire.

 

Responsibilities include coordinating and scheduling clinical activities, developing students’ clinical skills, supervising graduate speech-language pathology students, providing feedback to graduate students, performing direct client care as appropriate, educating and consulting with clients and families, teaching clinic courses, and performing service duties as assigned.

 

UNM is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Albuquerque is a delightfully eclectic, medium-sized city that enjoys many of the advantages of urban life, and is full of cultural richness and creativity. It provides a low cost of living in a beautiful desert and mountain biome.

 

The Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences houses a robust speech-language, swallowing and hearing clinic that provides evaluation and treatment of diverse clients across the lifespan with a variety of disorders. Collaborative opportunities are available with the department’s research faculty.

 

 


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum qualifications include (1) a Certificate of Clinical Competence in speech-language pathology, (2) eligible for or current possession of a New Mexico state license in speech-language pathology, and (3) a minimum of 3 years post-graduate (master’s degree in speech language pathology) experience as a clinical speech-language pathologist.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Evidence of clinical experience in both pediatric and adult evaluation and treatment, particularly in the areas of fluency, speech, voice and swallowing. Bilingual (English/Spanish). Experience in clinical supervision; experience working with culturally and socioeconomically diverse populations; and a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and student success.

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE & DEADLINE: Submit (1) a cover letter that addresses preferred qualifications including areas of clinical experience and expertise, specialized trainings to support expertise, previous clinical supervision experience, experience working with culturally and socioeconomically diverse populations, and bilingual skills, if applicable, (2) copy of Certificate of Clinical Competence in speech-language pathology, (3) copy of NM license, if applicable, or proof of eligibility, (4) current CV, (5) a copy of transcripts documenting completion of a master’s degree in speech-language pathology, and (6) names and contact information for 3 professional references to UNMJobs (https://unmjobs.unm.edu/).

 

For best consideration, all application materials must be received by February 2, 2018. The position will remain open until filled.  For complete details or to apply, please visit: https://unmjobs.unm.edu/ and reference posting number (req3257).

 

Questions on the posting may be directed to Phyllis M. Palmer, Ph.D., chair of the search committee, at ppalmer@unm.edu.

 

The University of New Mexico is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Educator.  UNM is committed to promoting and supporting the diversity of our campuses.

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